#news #biotech New insight into a struggling AstraZeneca anti-VEGF drug could expand its use in cancer

Biotechnology, Pharma and Biopharma News – Research – Science – Lifescience ://Biotech-Biopharma-Pharma: New insight into a struggling AstraZeneca anti-VEGF drug could expand its use in cancer .AstraZeneca’s experimental cancer drug cediranib was originally developed to inhibit the growth of the blood vessels tumors need to survive, but it hasn’t proven to be all that effective. Now Yale University researchers have discovered that cediranib has a second function that could improve its prospects for treating cancer.

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